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Programme overview

This exciting programme aims to develop your skills as a performer and prepare you for your next steps into higher education and a career in the performing arts. You will learn the fundamental techniques of acting, singing and dance through a series of assignments that culminate in full-scale productions in a dedicated theatre and external venues such as the Grand Theatre and the Tower Ballroom.

Entry Requirements

You will need 5 GCSEs at grades 9-4/A*-C including Maths and Science. Applicants with a grade 3 in English will be accepted, but must study a GCSE in English alongside this programme.

Course Facts

A varied curriculum will allow you to develop your voice, physicality, performance skills and confidence. You will learn about and perform classic, contemporary and innovative material.


This involves practical projects and performances, presentations and the development of a portfolio. Our expert tutors will help you to set, work towards, monitor and evidence your own personal targets.


This programme gives you an opportunity to perform in professional theatre spaces – current students recently presented two innovative and highly successful productions at Blackpool’s Grand Theatre. Other enrichment activities have included theatre trips to Manchester and London as well as workshops with Radio 5 Live and BBC Strictly Come Dancing.

Next Steps

This programme will successfully prepare you for the transition to higher education. By placing equal emphasis on the development of your performance skills as your all-round professionalism, we aim to equip you with the transferable skills needed to succeed in the competitive performing arts sector.

How to Apply

Ready to make your career dreams a reality at the Fylde’s specialist sixth form college this September?

Sign up to enrol now at Lytham Sixth Form College between 9am and 4.30pm to secure your place or call 01253 504672.

The easiest way to apply for your place is to apply online or print a downloadable version. Alternatively you can get hold of a form by:

  • Telephoning the Contact Centre on 01253 504343
  • Emailing a request (including your name, address and date of birth) to
  • Collecting a form from Reception at the Lytham Sixth Form College (address below)

Once you’ve completed the form (you may wish to keep a copy) send the original form as soon as possible to:

Lytham Sixth Form College
Church Road
Lytham St. Annes

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Church Road
Lytham St Annes
T: 01253 504 670

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